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  • seamas
    Reply to Print portfolio to interview?
    seamas
    I don't think that is a good idea at all.

    I would ONLY bring the best and most relevant 12-12 pieces.

    It is pretty much a given that EVERYONE coming into an interview was not...
    Today, 02:18 PM
  • bubby17346
    Reply to Print portfolio to interview?
    bubby17346
    Embarrassing how? If they are not necessarily good projects in your opinion, you could try to use them to show what you have improved and what obstacles those projects helped you overcome. Another thing...
    Today, 02:08 PM
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    Reply to Properly font pairing recommendation
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    The typeface used in a logo isn't usually coordinated with whatever other type is used. Ideally, it might be, but logos last a long time and restricting all subsequent typography used on everything for...
    Today, 01:41 PM
  • KitchWitch
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    KitchWitch
    Hi Erick and welcome to GDF.

    We ask all new members to read very important links here and here. These explain the rules, how the forum runs and a few inside jokes. No, you haven't done...
    Today, 01:10 PM
  • frutiger
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    frutiger
    Thanks everyone! I guess I'll take some of the same pieces that are online. I have lots of printed pieces, but some are just really embarrassing to show!
    Today, 12:56 PM

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  • New Piece (First Non-Experimental Piece)

    I made a simple work of "art" (if you want to call it that) in Photoshop 7. I actually made all of it. The colors arent supposed to "compliment" each other by the way. Well enough blabbering...here it is, tell me what you think:

    http://photobucket.com/albums/y37/wizdude/africa.jpg






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    Opportunity is missed by most people because it comes dressed in overalls and looks like work."

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  • #2
    Pretty cool, in theory. I really like the tree.
    Creativity is taking what is and bringing in what isn't.

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    • #3
      If this is meant to convey "Africa" then it works. That is my first thought. Simple but effective, the subtle glow around the tree is a nice touch.

      Steve
      www.cbscreative.com
      Steve Chittenden

      Graphic design, web design, professional writing, and marketing.

      "Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat."
      -- Theodore Roosevelt

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      • #4
        neat... you might consider dropping the black strokes around the yellow in the background.

        I like the tree too!
        "It's never too late to be who you might have been." - George Eliot

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        • #5
          The tree is definitely the strongest part. I think the background could do with something... Maybe a colour change? Not sure!?! Something to convey some sort of message or feeling.

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